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Health Tip: Measure Your Child's Height and Weight Correctly

-- To correctly calculate your child's body-mass index (BMI), you'll need accurate height and weight measurements. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers these guidelines: Remove ...

Researchers improve efficiency of human walking

(National Science Foundation) Humans have evolved to be incredibly efficient at walking. In fact, simulations of human locomotion show that walking on level ground and at a steady speed should theoret...

Wearing killer high heels could lead to osteoarthritis, study warns

"Killer heels could lead to osteoarthritis in knees," The Daily Telegraph reports. An analysis of the walking patterns (gait) of 14 women found evidence that walking in high heels puts the k...

Walking or cycling to work could help you lose weight

Leaving your car at home could help shed pounds – according to new research. Given that car use is high, the findings strengthen the case for incentivising walking or cycling to boost population hea...

Biking, Walking to Work Can Help Shed Pounds

FRIDAY, May 8, 2015 -- Leaving your car at home and cycling, walking or using public transit to get to work could help you lose weight, according to a new study. The research included 4,000 British pe...

Rapid weight gain in first three months of life increases asthma risk

Babies who gain weight rapidly in the first three months of life are more likely to develop asthma and for it to persist into adolescence. This is according to the latest research from the University ...

Walking Groups Are a Safe Way to Boost Health, Study Shows

People can lower their blood pressure, resting heart rate, body fat, weight, and total cholesterol by joining outdoor walking groups, according to a recent systematic review and meta-analysis. Medsc...

After prostate cancer, start walking, experts say

Walking at an easy pace for about three hours every week may be just enough physical activity to help prostate cancer survivors reduce damaging side effects of their treatment, according to a new stud...

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Influences of Changes in the Level of Support and Walking Speed on the H Reflex of the Soleus Muscle and Circulatory Dynamics on Body Weight-supported Treadmill Training: Investigation in Healthy Adults.

[Purpose] To investigate the therapeutic usefulness of treadmill walking using a body weight support device (BWS), changes in circulatory dynamics and muscle activities with various levels of support ...

Limb contribution to increased self-selected walking speeds during body weight support in individuals poststroke.

Individuals poststroke walk at faster self-selected speeds under some nominal level of body weight support (BWS) whereas nonimpaired individuals walk slower after adding BWS. The purpose of this study...

Assessment of the effects of body weight unloading on overground gait biomechanical parameters.

Gait rehabilitation with body weight unloading is a common method of gait rehabilitation for clinical subjects with neurological and musculoskeletal impairments. However, the efficiency of this method...

Self-selected gait speed - over ground versus self-paced treadmill walking, a solution for a paradox.

The study of gait at self-selected speed is important. Traditional gait laboratories being relatively limited in space provide insufficient path length, while treadmill (TM) walking compromises natura...

Walking training associated with virtual reality-based training increases walking speed of individuals with chronic stroke: systematic review with meta-analysis.

To systematically review the available evidence on the efficacy of walking training associated with virtual reality-based training in patients with stroke. The specific questions were: Is walking trai...

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